What’s it about awkward moments and award exhibits going hand in hand? With out fail, each awards present all the time provides us at the least one superb awkward second – whether or not that be a fall, and speech mess-up or Leonardo DiCaprio doing one thing to upset Woman Gaga.
And, fortunate for us, final night time’s SAG Awards have been no exception.
As he was accumulating his Lifetime Achievement award, Morgan Freeman gloriously referred to as out somebody within the viewers for speaking throughout his speech.
As he went to start out his speech, Freeman was distracted by an unidentified individual within the viewers, and stated: “Hey … I am speaking to you. Yeah, hey.
“Okay, properly you simply stand out to me. That is all,” Morgan, eighty, added earlier than getting his thank yous underneath approach.
Sporting a tuxedo and baseball cap, Morgan stated: “These moments in a single’s life often will name for a whole litany of thank yous.
“I can not do this as a result of I do not know your whole names, so I will not attempt.”
Morgan did keep in mind to thank his household and enterprise companion, earlier than saying: “That is past an honor, this can be a place in historical past.”
Introducing him, Rita Moreno had earlier advised the viewers: “Morgan is far more than simply an actor, narrator, producer, humanitarian. This man is a nationwide treasure.
“Morgan likes to say that for those who turn into a star, individuals are going to go see you. And when you stay an actor, they’re going to go and see the story you’re in.”
This is the video. Skip to 9:35 to really feel all of the awkwardness first hand.